September 6, 2019

Ambassador Sophia Tesfamariam presents credentials

Ambassador Sophia Tesfamariam presents credentials

Asmara, 06 September 2019- Ambassador Sophia Tesfamariam, Permanent Representative of the State of Eritrea to the UN with rank of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, presented her credentials to the UN Secretary General, Mr. Antonio Guterres, yesterday.

At the occasion, Ambassador Sophia Tesfamariam and Mr. Antonio Guterres discussed ways and means of strengthening ties between Eritrea and the United Nations. Read more

July 10, 2019

Eritrea participates at Conference on Counter...

Eritrea participates at Conference on Counter Terrorism

Asmara, 10 July 2019- Eritrean delegation led by Mr. Beyene Russom, Eritrean Ambassador to Kenya is taking part at the two-day African High-level Conference on Counter Terrorism and the Prevention of Violent Extremism Conducive to Terrorism that is taking place in Nairobi, Kenya.

The Conference that convened today, 10 July was officially opened by the United Nations Secretary General, Mr. Antonio Guterres. Read more

May 30, 2019

Eritrea participating at UN Habitat Assembly

Eritrea participating at UN Habitat Assembly

Asmara, 30 May 2019- Eritrean delegation led by Mr. Beyene Russom, Eritrean Ambassador to Kenya and Tanzania and Permanent Representative of Eritrea to the UN Human Settlement and Environment Program, is taking part at the First Session of the UN Habitat Assembly taking place in Nairobi from 27 to 30 May.

Speaking at the meeting that is underway under the theme “Innovation for Better Quality of Life in Cities and Communities”, Ambassador Beyene said that the interchanging factors of poverty, unemployment coupled with the emergence of new technology, opportunities, better facilities and increased wealth are among the main factors for the rapid urbanization. And that caused displacing agricultural workforce, climate change disasters and other man made crisis causing mass migrations from rural areas to urban centers, Ambassador Beyene added. Read more

March 16, 2019

Statement by Ms. TekeaTesfamicael President of the...

Statement by Ms. TekeaTesfamicael
President of the National Union of Eritrean Women

During the 63rd Session of the Commission on the Status of Women – New York, 14 March 2019

Madame Chair,
Excellencies,
Distinguished delegates,

On behalf of the Government of the State of Eritrea and the Eritrean women, I am honoured to address the 63rd session of the CSW.

I pay tribute to all women who fought and continue to fight for gender equality and create a better future for all; and to the Eritrean women whose enormous sacrifices in the struggle for liberation and nation-building have become a defining character of Eritrea. Read more

December 12, 2018

STATEMENT BY MR. NEBIL SAID

STATEMENT BY MR. NEBIL SAID

STATEMENT BY MR. NEBIL SAID, COUNSELLOR PERMANENT MISSION OF ERITREA TO THE UNITED NATIONS, AT THE INTERGOVERNMENTAL CONFERENCE TO ADOPT THE GLOBAL COMPACT FOR SAFE, ORDERLY AND REGULAR MIGRATION MARRAKECH, MOROCCO ON 11 DECEMBER 2018

Mr. President,

Excellencies,
Distinguished delegates,

Let me start by co

nveying the

gratitude of my delegation to the people and government of the Kingdom of Morocco for the excellent organisation and their warm hospitality.

Eritrea welcomes the adoption of the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration.

The Compact provides us witha historic opportunity toaddress migration comprehensively. To make human mobility safe, reduce its negative impacts for migrants and countries as well as maximise its benefits for all.

A framwork for global governance of human mobility is crucial and long overdue. Read more

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